The Great Western Fan Festival

The Great Western Fan Festival … is Coming

Gospel fans from across the United States and Canada, as well as several foreign countries, will soon be making their way by plane, boat, car, camper and tour bus to Visalia, for the annual gospelpalooza gathering called the Great Western Gospel Music Fan Festival, from May 2-5.

More than 8,000 music lovers have come to adore this extraordinary event, designed especially for those who enjoy first-class gospel music. Several award-winning artists will be present with their special brand of excellence, which promises to make these days a celebration.

Internationally-known groups will be appearing, such as the Collingsworth Family, the HoppersGreater VisionTriumphant Quartet, Legacy FiveLibertyThe HenrysHall SistersThe RobertsThe ChordsmenThe Rykert TrioTaylor MasonThe California Melody Boys and 2017 Solo Artist of the Year Joseph Habedank, along with Gospel Music Association Hall of Fame songwriter Ronny Hinson.

This event will be a historic musical gala in every way.

Special guest, Dr. David Jeremiah, will also be returning this year to the Fan Festival.

It all begins on Wednesday, May 2, at 11 a.m. The fourth annual Hopper Heritage Foundation Golf Classic will be held at the Valley Oaks Golf Course in Visalia. To sign up or for more information, call Rich Trimmer at 602-448- 6995.

On Thursday, Friday and Saturday evenings, the air will be filled with several hours of jubilant gospel singing.

During the daytime on Friday and Saturday, the excellence will continue as we present California’s finest groups in multiple showcases, and person-to-person moments with selected artists.

Visalia has always been a red-carpet city for this event, and this year will be no exception.

Because this is the only event of its kind on the West Coast, the great Western Fan Festival has proven to be the perfect blend of classic gospel music combined with familiar toe-tappin’ melodies that everyone will enjoy.

Schedule

5/2/19 – Thursday

Evening
Concert Ticket Required
· 5:00 PM
· 6:00 PM – 10:30 PM
Showroom Doors Open
Evidence, Hall Sisters, Henry’s, Hoppers, Liberty, Signature Sound, Tribute, Triumphant, Lillie Knauls

5/3/19 – Friday

Morning
Free Event
· 9:30 AM
· 10:00 AM
Showroom Doors Open
Tribute Qt, Fresh Start with Pastor Rob Zin
· 10:45 AM – 12:00 PM
Best of the West Showcase
Bridge of Grace, Chosen Vision, Evidence, Rykerts, Solid Ground, The Roberts
· 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM
Lunch Break
Afternoon
Showcase Ticket Required
· 1:00 PM
Signature Sound >> Person to Person Showcase
Afternoon Showcase with The Hoppers, Hall Sisters, and Triumphant Qt.
· 4:00 PM – 6:00 PM
Supper Break – Buffet in the Courtyard
Evening
Concert Ticket Required
· 6:00 PM – 10:30 PM
Booth Brothers, Hall Sisters, Hoppers, Joseph Habedank, Liberty, Roberts, Signature Sound, Tribute, Triumphant

5/4/19 – Saturday

Morning
Free Event
· 9:30 AM
· 10:00 AM
Showroom Doors Open
Joseph Habedank, Fresh Start with Michael Booth
· 10:45 AM – 12:00 PM
Best of the West Showcase
California Melody Boys, Casey family, Chordsmen, Citizens of Glory, Regents, Reliance
· 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM
Lunch Break
Afternoon
Showcase Ticket Required
· 1:00 PM
Taylor Mason >> Laugh Out Loud Comedy Showcase
Booth Brothers >> Person to person with the Booth Brothers
· 4:00 PM – 6:00 PM
Supper Break – Buffet in the Courtyard
Evening
Concert Ticket Required
· 6:00 PM – 10:30 PM
Booth Brothers, Chordsmen, Hall Sisters, Henry’s, Hoppers, Joseph Habedank, Liberty, Rykerts, Taylor Mason, Tribute, Triumphant, Lillie Knauls

Tickets and Information

To purchase tickets

For more information, call 1-800-965-9324 or visit www.fanfestivals.com.